Disability awareness: a checklist for the medical practice.


Although Congress passed the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990, our nation's 54 million people with disabilities continue to face many challenges when seeking health care. Physicians and their staffs can heighten their awareness and sensitivity to disability and provide better communication plus an organized system of care for patients with disabilities.

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@article{Ceilley2000DisabilityAA, title={Disability awareness: a checklist for the medical practice.}, author={Roger I. Ceilley and Stephen A. Hirsch and Siamon Gordon and Robin A. Gordon}, journal={New Jersey medicine : the journal of the Medical Society of New Jersey}, year={2000}, volume={97 4}, pages={51-5} }